Comfort Inn Near Fallon Naval Air Station
1830 W. Williams Ave.
Fallon, NV 89406
Phone: (775) 423-5554
Fax: (775) 423-0663
This Arnold Palmer creation is a links-style course set in high desert scenery. You will find sand traps, lakes and six tee markers to accommodate many levels of play. Practice on the driving range or putting green and enjoy delicious food in the restaurant.
Wild West Motorsports Park is the brainchild of Norm Dianda. The former landfill was turned into an off-road track in 2012. Spread across 640 acres (259 hectares), it features all the adrenaline spots needed in such a racing track such as hairpin turns, huge jumps, precipitous climbs and dangerous descents. It is also available for concerts, tough mudder competitions, extreme sports training and exhibitions.
All aboard! Take a trip back to the old Comstock days and enjoy a ride on this authentic steam train. You can go on a six-mile round trip from Virginia City to Gold Hill. The narrated 35-minute ride will take you through the heart of the Comstock mining region. As you travel along, the guide will fill you in on some of the town's tall tales and historical facts. Check the website for schedules and current ticket prices.
First discovered in 1859, this mine once produced both gold and silver ore. Today, it yields history rather than precious metals. Take a 30-minute walking tour through the actual mine shaft. As you descend 400 feet deep into the mine, you will marvel at the design of the mine's support structures and see the tools that were actually used by men that coaxed the ore out of the mine's veins. This guided tour offers many interesting facts of how Virginia City miners lived and died.
Full of wetlands, lakes and natural springs, the 7,127-yard, par-71 course is challenging, as well as breathtaking. A second course, designed by Robert Trent Jones, is also a delight to play. After a round of golf, enjoy a wonderful meal at David's Grill. The resort also has a swimming and fitness center. All fees include a cart.
The Sage Hill Clay Sports Club lies spread over a facility of 7,500 square feet (696.7 square meters), in the southeastern part of Reno. Specializing in shotgun sports, the facility comprises 30 trap fields, 7 skeet fields, 6 lighted fields, 1 five-stand field, and 25 sporting clay stations. One of the appreciative qualities about this club, is that it welcomes non-members to enjoy some of the facilities, though if you are a member, you get discounted rates. There is also a pro-shop on the premises, which sells major brands of shotguns, including Beretta and Remington, and also sells shooting gear and apparel. The clubhouse boasts a full-service bar and can also accommodate the needs of a private event. See the website for information on membership or upcoming events.
This water park is a great way to cool off and have tons of wet and wild fun. This is a swell place for both kids and adults to spend the day. Small children can have a wet time in the Little Lagoon, which features mini water slides. Big kids and adults will find the Stingray and Shark slides to their liking. For the really adventurous, give the Red Viper or the Black Widow a try. The new Hurricane Cove also promises gallons of wet excitement with rope climbs and tube slides. Montego Bay offers great waves for body surfing. If you prefer to stay dry, you can enjoy a game of 18-hole miniature golf or play in the arcade. Speed addicts will get their fix at the Formula K Raceway, the only miniature racetrack in Northern Nevada.
Tucked away in the southwest part of Reno, the Hidden Valley Country Club offers a private, green respite for visitors. Primarily focused on golf, the club features an 18-hole course, and a Golf Pro-Shop, selling a variety of golfing equipment. Besides golf, the club also rents out its facilities for private and corporate events, and also offers private golf tournament packages for groups of 60 or more. If you are not into golf, however, you can just choose to dine in their tastefully designed dining room, set overlooking downtown Reno and the Sierra Nevada mountains. Call for more information.
At this community center you will be able to enjoy all the equipment that the best fitness facilities have to offer, without the annoying monthly dues. You can treat yourself to water aerobics or just splash around and have fun in the large indoor heated pool. Play a friendly game of basketball on the indoor courts, or work out with free weights and cardiovascular machines in the gymnasium. Closed on Sundays.